North Carolina State University at Raleigh - Engineering

North Carolina State University at Raleigh
Address2101 Hillsborough Street
LevelFour or more years
Total Engineering Students6554 (Undergraduate), 1738 (graduate), 1210 (PhD)
PhDs granted(current yr)326
Total Engineering Teachers357
Total Engineering Research Expenditure$206370
Admission Rate (Undergrad)7764 (Applications), 4078 (Offered admissions), 1427 (Accepted)
GPA (for Undergrad)94 [percentage of students ranked in top 25% of their high school class]
Admission Rate (Grad)7416 (Applications), 1358 (Offered admissions), 1124 (Accepted)
Carnegie ClassificationResearch Universities (very high research activity)
Application Fees
Undergrad Application Fees$80
Grad Application Fees$75
Tuition / Fees
Undergrad In-State$10558
Undergrad Out-State$28906
Grad In-State$13000
Grad Out-State$29000
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Engineering Courses/Degrees

Aerospace- Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Agricultural/Biological Engineering and Bioengineering
Biomedical/Medical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Engineering- General
Construction Engineering
Electrical- Electronics and Communications Engineering
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Operations Research
Textile Sciences and Engineering


  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in electrical engineering or computer engineering,
  • An overall GPA of at least 3.25,
  • GRE scores within the last four years from the general GRE. The guideline, minimal GRE percentile scores, are 70 percentile verbal, 90 percentile quantitative, and 50 percentile analytical or writing. GRE scores for students who are graduates from NCSU may be waived.
  • Graduateshotline: Good Program. Excellent place to work on the east coast in Research Triangle Area.

    MS in Industrial and Systems Engineering

  • Grade Point Average (GPA) in previous academic programs: 3.0/4.0
  • GRE: Verbal: 450 2.Quantitative: 680 3.Analytical: 4.5 (650) Prospective applicants should be guided by the following average scores of a recent entering class consisting of approximately 30 students: GPA=3.45; GRE-Verbal = 510; GRE-Quantitative = 755; GRE-Analytical= 662; and for international students, the average TOEFL = 624 [263].

  • Engineering Resources

    30. Duke University
    31. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    32. North Carolina State University at Raleigh
    33. Rice University
    34. University of Washington

    GRE Scores and Admissions